Kids eat free at Miami-Dade public libraries

Lunch for kids


Kids eat free at a local Miami-Dade library near you. An effort done by Sisters of Abundant Living to give the community’s children access to a healthy body and mind during the Covid-19 pandemic. 

There will be breakfast and lunch offered beginning on select dates and times from January 8th, until June 5th, 2021. Children under the age of 18 are eligible to receive the meals. 

In the case that a child cannot attend, a parent or guardian can claim the meals by providing one of the following verifications:

  • Student ID
  • A report card or progress report
  • Student portal access
  • Birth certificate
  • Insurance card
  • VPK registration

Meals are claimed on a first come first serve basis, while supplies last. It is best to arrive early, so be sure to reference the time and dates of the drive at the library most convenient to you. 

The drives take place on Fridays and Saturdays at the following library locations:

  • Allapattah Branch
  • Arcola Lakes Branch
  • California Club Branch
  • Hialeah Gardens Branch
  • Hispanic Branch
  • Homestead Branch 
  • Kendale Lakes Branch 
  • Miami Lakes Branch
  • Naranja Branch
  • North Dade Regional
  • South Dade Regional
  • Westchester Regional 
  • West Kendall Regional

Sisters for Abundant Living, Inc. is a nonprofit organization in Miami that supports communities in the areas of nutrition, health, and education. The goal of the nonprofit is to provide everyone the opportunity to a life of good quality regardless of economic status.

They have many programs that they offer and foster partnerships with organizations such as the Hard Rock Cafe, and the Florida Department of Health to better serve communities. 

To find the time and date information please visit

For any questions regarding the drive contact Sisters For Abundant Living, Inc. by phone at 305‑826‑7900, or email at